|Patrick H. Grace|
Medal of Honor recipient
|Died||February 24, 1896 (aged 63–64)|
|Place of birth||Ireland|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
A native of Ireland whose name originally was Henry Patrick Grace, Grace was cited for "gallant and meritorious conduct".
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Chief Quartermaster, U.S. Navy. Born: 1835. Ireland. Accredited to: Pennsylvania. G.O. No. 177, December 4, 1915.
On board the U.S.S. Benicia during the attack on the Korean forts, 10 and 11 June 1871. Carrying out his duties with coolness, Grace set forth gallant and meritorious conduct throughout this action.
- "Medal of Honor citations". United States Army Center of Military History. http://www.history.army.mil/moh.html. Retrieved October 4, 2010.
- "Patrick H. Grace". Hall of Valor. Military Times. http://valor.militarytimes.com/recipient.php?recipientid=2541. Retrieved August 28, 2011.
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